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Ursa’s Jumpsuit from Superman II Sells for $8,500

Even more Profiles in History auction goodness to report on today, especially if you’re a fan of Superman.  There were several items listed in day two’s Icons & Legends of Hollywood that pertain to our favorite last son of Krypton, but one of the pieces from Superman II really caught my eye. Namely, Sarah Douglas‘s Ursa costume from Superman […]

Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #45 cover by Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza, and Wil Quintana

Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #45 Review: The Salvation of Hector Hammond

The Darkstars begin picking off Green Lanterns and their arrests while Hal Jordan tries to get Hector Hammond away from new Metropolis cop, Atomic Skull. Skull is unwilling to let one of the Stryker’s Island prisoners, and Hal is trying to spring Hammond. On Jekuul, Corps Leader John Stewart has the dubious task of convincing […]

Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #41 cover by Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona, and Tomeu Morey

Hal Jordan and the GL Corps #41 Review: All-Out War Between Hal and Zod

Hal Jordan has his Ring back, and that means it’s time for him to go one-on-one with General Zod himself. This is it: the fight to save the Green Lantern Corps from the murderous Kryptonian. Occasionally, these plots manage to be succinct, don’t they? Of course, there is a little more to it than that, […]

Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #40 cover by Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona, and Tomeu Morey

Hal Jordan and the GL Corps #40 Review: The Green Lanterns vs. the Zods

Corps Leader John Stewart is brought before the Guardians of the Universe over the contingent of Green Lanterns that left to save Hal Jordan from the Zod family on Jekuul. On Jekuul, Kyle Rayner, Guy Gardner, Kilowog, and the other Green Lanterns attack General Zod, Ursa, Lor, and their Jekuul followers. Hal Jordan and the […]


Superman: Action Comics #998 cover by Will Conrad and Ivan Nunes

Action Comics #998 Review: A Satisfying Finale to an Overlong Story

Superman and Booster Gold are in the process of being executed by the Zod Family’s heat vision. Their only hope was Skeets, and he appeared to be destroyed. However, the little robot had a few more tricks up its sleeve, and he may just be able to save our heroes. Even if he does, Big […]


Superman: Action Comics #997 cover by Brett Booth, Norm Rapmund, and Andrew Dalhouse

Superman Action Comics #997 Review: Badly Padded and Noticeably Empty

Superman and Booster Gold face Lor-Zod, the child of the infamous General Zod, and the Eradicator. They face him on the planet the villain calls New Krypton. Soon Zod and Ursa join the fight, and the fight appears hopeless for Superman and Booster. Back on Earth in our present, Lois Lane finally finds her father, […]

Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #37 cover by Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona, and Tomeu Morey

Hal Jordan and the GL Corps #37 Review: Keel (Over) Before Zod

John Stewart is already coming into conflict with the newly formed council of the remaining Guardians of the Universe. Ganthet barely manages to calm John’s worries, and John soon has a mission for Hal Jordan and Kyle Rayner concerning unauthorized mining on a planet called Jekuul. Hal and Kyle quickly discover that the presence responsible […]

Is That Faora… Or Ursa?

Evil Kryptonian and sidekick Faora (who, in the past, has also been known as Ursa), most recently seen in the Man Of Steel movie (now coming to DVD and Blu Ray), makes her New 52 debut in the Superman Annual #2, out today. But while the costume may be rather close to the Man Of […]